Good Shepherd Day School

     Tel: (941)575-2139
Grades: PK - 8 | 155 students
The Good Shepherd Day School is an Episcopal, independent, college preparatory school, serving the greater Charlotte County community.
It is a Christian learning community in which religious values are fostered and students are challenged to bring forth their best efforts spiritually, academically, physically, socially and artistically.
The program, in the Episcopal tradition, is faith based, not doctrine based.
The Good Shepherd Day School strives to create an atmosphere in which students experience respect, acceptance, and affirmation as children of God.
The environment in which skills are developed is as important to the formation of the individual as the skills themselves.
A personal approach to the total development of every student encourages each to receive life as a gift and a challenge.
The school's program and its constant striving for academic excellence for all students, according to their unique gifts, become in the faith-community context, a practical social expression of this way of accepting life.
The Good Shepherd shares in the educational mission of the Episcopal Church.
What makes the Episcopal school distinctive is its climate permeated by the gospel spirit of community and love.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Programs Supported ADHD, Dyslexia, Mild Learning Differences

Student Body

Total Students 155 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 8%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Good Shepherd Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

  • Child centerd, Brain Based Learning
  • Standards and Research Based Curriculum
  • Safe, Nuturing and Child Centered Environment
  • Committed to Critical Thinking Skills and Responsibility
  • Individual Learning through the Multiple Intelligences
  • Art, Music, P.E., Health and Spanish classes
  • Violin and Piano  instruction

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Port Charlotte Christian School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Good Shepherd Day School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Good Shepherd Day School (0 miles away)
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